A few recent developments have woken us from our 2-year-plan slumber. We’ve been exposed to a very inexpensive unlocked phone in the Nexus 4, and T-Mobile has decided to stop subsidizing phones. If we can get a great unlocked phone for a reasonable price, or a cheaper rate plan with an unsubsidized phone, why shouldn’t we? Are we able to end our dependence on carriers? It’s possible, and maybe even better, to break away from the normal routine.
As part of Sprint’s buy one, get one free promotion — you can grab two LG Optimus G handsets for the price of one. The deal for the quad-core smartphone ends on February 28.
The mystery HTC device bears the PL80110 codename, which closely resemble the codename of the HTC One SV on Cricket, PL80120.
The Dish Network and Sprint rivalry has been going on quietly behind larger events like CES 2013. However, the two companies continue to battle as Dish asks the FCC to freeze the Sprint and Softbank deal.
We know that Verizon is going to launch an LTE variant of the Galaxy Note 10.1 pretty soon. Now, it looks like Sprint will also be releasing the Note 10.1 in LTE flavor.
If you’re wondering if and when your area will be covered by Sprint’s 4G LTE network, check out the list that Sprint has released of the 28 new cities that will be getting LTE in the coming months.
If you’re on a quest to buy a new smartphone on Sprint that can take a good beating, it seems you’ll soon have another option in the Kyocera Torque, a rugged offering from the Japan-based manufacturer.
The Presidential Inauguration is only 11 days away, and Sprint is making sure no one loses cell service during the ceremony. For months, the US carrier has been setting up supplemental equipment to help field the extra load during the event.
Do you wish that your current smartphone had FM tuner support? If your carrier is Sprint, we have some good news. Sprint has announced it will be bringing NextRadio FM tuners to select Android and Windows Phone devices later this year.
Sprint was the only one of the 4 major US carriers that didn’t offer their own prepaid service. Come January 25th, that will change as Sprint has officially announced a launch for their pay-as-you-go plans.